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The Resource A passage to India, Columbia Pictures presents a John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin production in association with John Heyman and Edward Sands and Home Box office, Inc. ; a David Lean film ; producers, John Brabourne, Richard Goodwin ; screenplay and directed by David Lean, (videorecording DVD)

A passage to India, Columbia Pictures presents a John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin production in association with John Heyman and Edward Sands and Home Box office, Inc. ; a David Lean film ; producers, John Brabourne, Richard Goodwin ; screenplay and directed by David Lean, (videorecording DVD)

Label
A passage to India
Title
A passage to India
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin production in association with John Heyman and Edward Sands and Home Box office, Inc. ; a David Lean film ; producers, John Brabourne, Richard Goodwin ; screenplay and directed by David Lean
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
While on a trip in 1928 to visit her son, Mrs. Moore, accompanied by her son's fiancee, is appalled at the treatment of the Indians by the ruling British government. Later, they befriend a native Indian who, over-stepping the accepted norms of his culture, invites the two ladies on an excursion. In a strange turn of events, he is accused of attempting to rape the young woman
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1985: Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Peggy Ashcroft) ; Best Music, Original Score (Maurice Jarre)
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Maurice Jarre
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
  • English, French and Spanish soundtracks with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Peggy Ashcroft, Judy Davis, James Fox, Alec Guinness, Nigel Havers, Victor Banerjee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-
  • 1908-1991
  • 1934-
  • 1907-1991
  • 1956-
  • 1939-
  • 1914-2000
  • 1949-
  • 1879-1970
  • 1923-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heyman, John
  • Lean, David
  • Brabourne, John
  • Goodwin, Richard B.
  • Ashcroft, Peggy
  • Davis, Judy
  • Fox, James
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Havers, Nigel
  • Banerjee, Victor
  • Forster, E. M.
  • Rama Rau, Santha
Runtime
164
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women adventurers
  • India
  • India
  • India
Technique
live action
Label
A passage to India, Columbia Pictures presents a John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin production in association with John Heyman and Edward Sands and Home Box office, Inc. ; a David Lean film ; producers, John Brabourne, Richard Goodwin ; screenplay and directed by David Lean, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1984 motion picture by Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc
  • Based on the novel by E.M. Forster and the play by Santha Rama Rau
  • Special features: Reflections of David Lean ; bonus trailers ; talent files ; interactive menus ; production notes ; scene selections
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (164 min.)
Isbn
9780767859868
Isbn Type
(dvd)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396058521
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05852
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm46843162
System details
DVD; region 1, Widescreen version (1.85:1), Dolby digital 1-channel surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A passage to India, Columbia Pictures presents a John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin production in association with John Heyman and Edward Sands and Home Box office, Inc. ; a David Lean film ; producers, John Brabourne, Richard Goodwin ; screenplay and directed by David Lean, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1984 motion picture by Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc
  • Based on the novel by E.M. Forster and the play by Santha Rama Rau
  • Special features: Reflections of David Lean ; bonus trailers ; talent files ; interactive menus ; production notes ; scene selections
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (164 min.)
Isbn
9780767859868
Isbn Type
(dvd)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396058521
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05852
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm46843162
System details
DVD; region 1, Widescreen version (1.85:1), Dolby digital 1-channel surround
Video recording format
DVD

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